Security update for wireshark

SUSE Security Update: Security update for wireshark
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2872-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1106514
Cross-References: CVE-2018-16056 CVE-2018-16057 CVE-2018-16058
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for wireshark fixes the following issues:
Update wireshark to version 2.2.17 (bsc#1106514):
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-16058: Bluetooth AVDTP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-44)
  • CVE-2018-16056: Bluetooth Attribute Protocol dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-45)
  • CVE-2018-16057: Radiotap dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-46)

Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in: https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.2.17.html

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch sdksp4-wireshark-13792=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-wireshark-13792=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-wireshark-13792=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • wireshark-devel-2.2.17-40.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):
    • libwireshark8-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • libwiretap6-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • libwscodecs1-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • libwsutil7-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • wireshark-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • wireshark-gtk-2.2.17-40.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libwireshark8-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • libwiretap6-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • libwscodecs1-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • libwsutil7-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • wireshark-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • wireshark-gtk-2.2.17-40.31.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • wireshark-debuginfo-2.2.17-40.31.1
    • wireshark-debugsource-2.2.17-40.31.1

References: